Under the Investment Code, the STP government guarantees to investors the right to private property and the payment of prompt, adequate and effective compensation in the case of expropriation. The STP government also provides foreign investors with further safeguards including;
- Equal treatment in all phases of the investment process, regardless of the investor’s nationality.
- The right to repatriate the investor’s entire capital and income minus the legal and statutory reserves and taxes payable.
- The right to repatriate the proceeds of the liquidation of the investments.